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16a0107 – 0122   Pseudopostega quadristrigella (Chambers, 1875)
Distribution Data for Pseudopostega quadristrigella
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Field Marks:
See Davis & Stonis (2007), Smithson. Contr. Zool., 625: 124; figs. 217, 218, 382-384, 482, 483.
Genitalia: See Davis & Stonis (2007)
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Synonymy: Opostega quadristrigella Chambers, 1875
Opostega accessoriella Frey & Boll, 1876
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Davis, D.R. & J.R. Stonis, 2007. A revision of the New World plant-mining moths of the family Opostegidae (Lepidoptera: Nepticuloidea) Opostegidae (Lepidoptera: Nepticuloidea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 625: 1-212.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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